Archive for the ‘Life’ Category

  • UP by Jawbone

    on Jan 24, 13 • in Life, Software Review, Technology • with No Comments


    As part of my wanting to become more fit over the past few months I decided I wanted to track how well I was doing with accomplishing my goals. Up until now I could track my weight and calorie intake with the My Fitness Pal iOS App. This provides the basics, but I wanted a little more. I took some time to research and came across several fitness wristbands.  I ultimately decided on the UP by Jawbone with MotionX. The UP by Jawbone is a wristband that tracks your movement and sleep, which you then

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  • KaZoo Case for the 5th Generation iPod Touch

    on Dec 31, 12 • in Life, Technology • with 2 Comments


    My daughter received a new pink iPod Touch from Santa for Christmas this year. She asked if she could have a case, so while out and about we stopped in at the local Best Buy and found the KaZoo Case for the 5th Generation iPod Touch. She chose the elephant version, but the KaZoo case comes in different characters/animals. The case ran us $24.99 US, but I see that it is now $19.99 US online at Best Buy. The case comes with instructions to download the free companion KaZoo Keeper App, which provides wallpaper to

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  • JT’s Blog: A Technology Enthusiast’s Blog

    on Dec 26, 12 • in Life, Technology • with No Comments


    Welcome to my freshly redesigned technology blog.  I’ve spent the last fee weeks of 2012 redesigning this blog using the a WordPress pay theme called NewsRoll from ThemeForest.  My hope is to blog more in 2013 and to do so I wanted a better designed site.  My site as I mention on the main page is related to my love of technology with a little bit of life thrown in. All my posts dating back to October 26, 2004 have been recategorized and are easily found within 3 major headings, Technology, Life, and Podcasts.  I have

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  • I Wanted an iPhone 5, but I’m Not Getting One

    on Sep 14, 12 • in Life, Technology • with 1 Comment


    I have been excited about the upcoming release of the next version of Apple’s iPhone. September 12 came and passed. The new iPhone 5 sports a new larger screen, its lighter,  a new A6 processor, LTE built in, dual band wireless radio, longer battery life, and new 19-pin connector. By all accounts it is a major step up from the iPhone 4S I purchased last year, which happens to be the reason I am not getting the iPhone 5 at this time. For years AT&T, my service provider, had offered early upgrade discounts on the

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